Project Co-ordinator – Furniture/Workplace (4268)

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  • Consultant Grant Neale
  • Type Full time
  • Product Sector Fit OutInteriors
  • Benefits PENSION, PMI, LIFE & DISABILITY INSURANCE, ANNUAL DISCRESIONARY BONUS, 25 DAYS HOLIDAY (INC XMAS & NY) + 3 CHARITY DAYS OFF PER ANNUM + BIRTHDAY HOLIDAY + FUTURE TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES
  • Vacancy id 4268
  • Salary Details COMPETITIVE BASIC SALARY (UP TO £36,000 D.O.E)

Job Description

Are you an extremely passionate, methodical, organised and compliant Project Co-Ordinator from within the Furniture, Workplace, Commercial Interiors or Fit-Out sector with an acute eye for detail and passionate about supporting the team? If so, this could be exactly what you are looking for?

The Company                   

We are very proud to be working with an industry-leading and ultra-respected Furniture, Workspace and Interior Fit Out Solutions company who due to an exciting growth and expansion plan are seeking to recruit a talented PROJECT CO-ORDINATOR to join their highly dynamic, creative and entrepreneurial team.

As a PROJECT CO-ORDINATOR, the general purpose of the role is to work alongside the Sales team, supporting them with the product selections and quotations to secure client business. Overseeing and managing projects from order placement to completion and other administrative tasks.

Key Accountabilities

Sales Support:

  • Direct liaison with client and main Salesperson with regard to finalising specification to point of order.
  • Responsibility for projects once handed over from sales through to co-ordination of handover to Project Manager (the main salesperson still retains overall responsibility)
  • Manage additional or ad hoc client requests in liaison with the salesperson.
  • Refer all commercial decisions back to the salesperson, but have commercial awareness.
  • Putting together quotes on QuoteWorks (semi-bespoke quoting system), based on drawings and a brief.
  • Sending PO’s to suppliers and liaising with the supply chain based on any queries.
  • Receiving and checking order acknowledgements against orders placed.
  • Handover from sales to the Project Manager.
  • Working with the design team to ensure drawings and presentations are correct.
  • Checking invoices and signing off against orders placed.
  • Creating, monitor and closing out financial reports via the ERP system.
  • Production of O&M Manuals
  • Project completion review

 Professional Skills & Experience:

 Essential:

  • Previous furniture experience is recommended, ideally a minimum of 3 years – either through a dealership or a manufacturer.
  • Passion for design with a flair for furniture
  • Proven experience managing client face to face interactions.
  • Proven experience producing quotes and financial administration of projects, including but not limited to raising PO’s and processing supplier invoices.
  • Strong coordination/administrative experience
  • Good knowledge of MS Office particularly Excel

Not Essential (But a bonus if you have)

  • QuoteWorks (or similar quoting system)
  • Financial control experience working with financial systems and reports.

 Personal Attributes

  • Well organised with great attention to detail
  • Process-driven
  • Driven, Self-starter, Proactive, highly motivated
  • Outgoing, flexible, team person
  • Professional, charismatic, and sociable
  • Ability to deal with all levels of staff
  • Ability to manage clients and suppliers at varying levels and efficiently solve problems
  • Ability to find information, persistent & tenacious
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise
  • Good communicator
  • Lives within commutable distance of London

 

Location                               FIXED POSITION – LONDON BRIDGE (SE)

PLEASE NOTE: CANDIDATE MUST BE BASED WITHIN A REASONABLE COMMUTE TO CENTRAL LONDON (45 MIN – 1 HOUR MAX)

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